Zion Williamson scored the final point of his first NBA regular-season game as a packed and standing crowd belted out chants of “M-V-P!”
State and National
Roff officials had been waiting for this moment for a long time.
Greetings, fellow bowlers. What a week this has been.
Oklahoma State didn’t wait long into the spring semester to get the hype train on the tracks and chugging ahead for the 2020 football season.
RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – In the latest Great American Conference All-Decade Team to be released, East Central University saw Braxton Reeves earn a spot on the GAC Men’s Basketball All-Decade Team.
Oklahoma City welcomed New Orleans into Chesapeake Energy Arena that night, trying to do something about its 6-11 record through 17 games.
Ada, ranked No. 6 in Class 4A, improved to 10-3 on the year, while Durant dropped to 5-7.
The Byng Pirates hit their free throws down the stretch to keep Lone Grove at bay in a 50-41 win over the host Longhorns Tuesday night.
Tuesday, Jan. 21
The Ada High girls basketball team got off to a quick start and ran away from host Durant 62-34 Tuesday night.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
West Virginia didn’t shoot well from behind the arc, but the few it was able to knock down paled in comparison to Oklahoma State inside its home arena Monday night.
HOUSTON – The sting of losing the Texas Bowl won’t go away soon enough for the Oklahoma State football team and its fans to remember the good things about the 2019 season.
HOUSTON – After taking an early two touchdown lead over Texas A&M, Oklahoma State failed to score for the next three quarters Friday night.
Blake Brewster was never short of a good quote during his time as an Oklahoma baseball player. He will put that skill to good use this season.
Oklahoma was in full control as it tried getting back on the right side of its quest to climb the league standings.
NORMAN — Those who hadn't watched Maggie Nichols during her three previous years at Oklahoma had an opportunity during a holiday matinee at Lloyd Noble Center, as the nation observed Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
One theory on how some of Mike Stoops’ most horrendous defenses would occasionally come up with winning plays at the ends of games was there’s no motivator like losing.
As though the subject has not been beaten to death already, of all the movable players the Thunder might wish to unload in the name of yet additional future draft assets by the Feb. 6 trade deadline, Danilo Gallinari may be the easiest.
NORMAN — The season began on Oct. 23. The trade deadline is Feb. 6. Yet, when it comes to evaluating the Thunder, time begins on Nov. 29.
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had just played his third terrific game in as many tries to begin his second NBA season when Oklahoma City coach Billy Donovan was asked to address the early offerings of the Kentucky product, by way of the Los Angeles Clippers.
In recognition of the 25th anniversary of the 1995 Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, the Oklahoma City Thunder will underwrite admission one day per month during the entire 2020 year.
A year ago, the Thunder locker room, at least in those times media were allowed in, was perpetually subdued.
This Week's Circulars
CALVIN [ndash] David Jackson Cassell, 74, of Calvin passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020, at his home. Services are pending at this time.
- UPDATE: No gun involved in Walmart arrest
- Dollar General in Konawa closes without explanation
- Ada man armed with knife charged in Walmart theft
- One injured in two-vehicle crash on cloverleaf
- Crash injures two on SH 3 near Stonewall
- Eaton reaches milestone on special night
- Ada Schools to see $149,270 reduction in state aid
- New Roff gym to host first games Thursday
- Ada attorney sworn in to state bar's Board of Governors
- Allen boys pull away from Silo